Orthopedic Physical Assessment, 7th Edition

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By David J. Magee, BPT, PhD, CM and Robert C. Manske, PT, DPT, SCS, MEd, ATC, CSCS
ISBN
9780323749510
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Publication Date
10-12-2020
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Build your skills in the assessment of musculoskeletal pathology! Orthopedic Physical Assessment, 7th Edition covers the principles of assessment for all of the body's structures and joints, including topics such as gait, posture, the head and face, amputees, primary care, and sports emergencies. The 7th edition offers additional functional assessment forms (e-tools), updated evidence-based reliability and validity tables, and hundreds of video clips demonstrating special tests on how to perform musculoskeletal assessment. Written by noted PT educators David J. Magee and Robert C. Manske, this reference uses a systematic, evidence-based approach to prepare you for success in clinicals, board exams, and in rehabilitation practice.


Key Features
  • Over 2,500 full-color illustrations and photographs depict key concepts, along with assessment techniques and special tests.
  • At-a-glance icons show the clinical utility of special tests, supplemented by updated, evidence-based reliability and validity tables for tests and techniques
  • Quick-reference data includes hundreds of summary boxes, red-flag and yellow-flag boxes, differential diagnosis tables, muscle and nerve tables, and classification, normal values, and grading tables.
  • A Summary (Précis) of Assessment in each chapter serves as a review of assessment steps.
  • Combined with other books in the Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation series - Scientific Foundations and Principles of Practice, Pathology and Intervention, and Athletic and Sports Issues - this book provides you with the knowledge and background necessary to assess and treat musculoskeletal conditions.

New to this Edition
  • NEW! Updated information in all chapters includes new special tests, as well as photos, line drawings, boxes, tables, and references.
  • NEW! Head and Face chapter features updated information on concussion management.
  • NEW! Enhanced Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging section added to applicable chapters, along with new photos and diagnostic images.
  • NEW! Updated psychometric tables for special tests list reliability, sensitivity, specificity, and + and - likelihood ratios when available.
  • NEW! More case studies present real-life scenarios to help you develop assessment and diagnostic skills using information from the chapter.
  • NEW! Additional functional assessment forms (e-tools) have been incorporated.
  • NEW! Video clips demonstrate special tests to give you a clearer understanding of how to perform musculoskeletal assessment.
  • NEW! Enhanced ebook version, included with print purchase, provides access to all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323749510
Table of Content 1. Principles and Concepts
2. Head and Face
3. Cervical Spine
4. Temporomandibular Joint
5. Shoulder
6. Elbow
7. Forearm, Wrist, and Hand
8. Thoracic (Dorsal) Spine
9. Lumbar Spine
10. Pelvis
11. Hip
12. Knee
13. Lower Leg, Ankle, and Foot
14. Assessment of Gait
15. Assessment of Posture
16. Assessment of the Amputee
17. Primary Care Assessment
18. Emergency Sports Assessment
Author Information By David J. Magee, BPT, PhD, CM , Professor Department of Physical Therapy Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and Robert C. Manske, PT, DPT, SCS, MEd, ATC, CSCS , Professor and Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas
Pages 1078
Publication Date 10-12-2020
Stock Status In Stock
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